The genre Hiplife is a blend of Rap with the Ghanaian indigenous highlife.
The genre which is unique to Ghana was named by Reggie Rockstone and it’s one of the most popular genres in Ghana
KOFI MOLE FT FAMEYE – YA BRE
Ya bre by Kofi Mole was officially released on 2nd March 2020. The single has over forty thousand streams on Soundcloud. The video on YouTube is just ten thousand views shy of clocking four hundred thousand views.
FAMEYE FT KWESI ARTHUR – LONG LIFE
Released on March 7 2020, Long Life is one of Fameye’s highest streamed singles. The songs has over 1.5 million combined streams on audiomack and YouTube.
STRONGMAN FT KELVYN BOY – PILOLO
Pilolo is one of the lead singles on Strongman’s upcoming album 10 O’clock. The single features Kelvyn Boy and has over six hundred thousand views on YouTube.
MR DREW X KRYMI FT FAMEYE, DOPENATION, QUAMINA MP, BOSOM P-YUNG, KOFI MOLE – DW3 REMIX
Highly Spiritual Music’s Krymi and Mr. Drew gave fans an all-star remix of their 2019 hit single Dw3.
The viral video has over six hundred and seventy thousand views on YouTube
SARKODIE FT TULENKEY – FA HOOKI ME
Fa Hooki Me began the brief resurrection of Azonto. The single produced by Pee on it featured rapper Tulenkey.
The song has over three hundred thousand views on YouTube.
ENO BARONY FT SISTER DERBY & STRONGMAN – FORCE DEM TO PLAY NONSENSE
Female rapper Eno Barony has had a great half-year in 2020, gaining nationwide attention with her single Force Dem to play nonsense.
The single features Strongman and Sister Derby.
It has over seven hundred thousand views on YouTube.
AMERADO FT FAMEYE – TWA SO
Twa So by AMerado was released on 28th May 2020.
The song has one hundred and fifty five thousand views on YouTube.
EPIXODE FT SARKODIE – ME NE WOA
Reggae & dancehall gem Epixode teamed up with the Highest Sarkodie on Me Ne Woa.
Single was released on February 10th, 2020.
Listen to the MuseBOQ20 playlist; a playlist of all songs nominated in Muse Africa’s Bangerz Of the Quarter Accolade – Half Edition.
Vote for your favorite Hiplife song of the quarter
HIPLIFE SONG OF THE QUARTER
- FAMEYE FT KWESI ARTHUR – LONG LIFE (25%, 1,068 Votes)
- SARKODIE FT TULENKEY – FA HOOKI ME (19%, 794 Votes)
- STRONGMAN FT KELVYN BOY – PILOLO (15%, 660 Votes)
- MR DREW X KRYMI FT FAMEYE, DOPENATION, QUAMINA MP, BOSOM P-YUNG, KOFI MOLE – DW3 REMIX (12%, 528 Votes)
- ENO BARONY FT SISTER DERBY & STRONGMAN – FORCE DEM TO PLAY NONSENSE (12%, 497 Votes)
- KOFI MOLE FT FAMEYE – YA BRE (7%, 308 Votes)
- AMERADO FT FAMEYE – TWA SO (6%, 268 Votes)
- EPIXODE FT SARKODIE – ME NE WOA (3%, 136 Votes)
Total Voters: 4,259